Computers with ports coming out the front?

From: Gary Hildebrand <>
Date: Mon Dec 16 22:35:01 2002

Lawrence Walker wrote:
> Yup, the whole shebang. External Battery, keyboard, printer, video,
> serial RS232 and Modem. BTW what was the difference between the
> modem and RS232 ports ?
> Lawrence

Besides number of pins . . . .

I think the 9 pin Modem port was for the accessory modem and has DC
feeding the box that fits in the disk bay. The RS232 could be
configured to drive a serial printer which was the common interface back
then, especially on daisywheels.

Gary Hildebrand
St. Joseph, MO
Received on Mon Dec 16 2002 - 22:35:01 GMT

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